Careless People: Murder, Mayhem and the Invention of The Great Gatsby is a compelling take on Fitzgerald, Gatsby, and the roaring twenties. Working off an outline of Fitzgerald’s inspirations for the various chapters of his novel The Great Gatsby, the author parallels the plot of the book with Fitzgerald’s Read more
Author Archives: Jennifer Stewart
Strangled in Paris is a historical mystery set in Paris in 1894. This is the sixth book of a series by a pair of sisters writing as Claude Izner, I hadn’t read the rest of the series, but didn’t feel I was missing too much by not having read Read more
If you’ve ever wondered why you got impacted wisdom teeth and can’t seem to lose weight or keep your back from aching, The Story of the Human Body may be the book for you. Starting with our cousins the Chimpanzees and Gorillas and working its way down the family Read more
Graham Greene’s The Quiet American retold in modern-day Germany, Ceremony of Innocence is a bit more blatantly Catholic than it’s predecessor, but that doesn’t stop it from making interesting reading. Catriona (Fowler) is a divorced Scottish Canadian journalist for a Catholic news agency who has spent the past two Read more
The Library will resume its normal operating hours on Monday, August 25th: Monday–Thursday: 7:30 am to 10 pm Friday: 7:30 am to 5 pm Saturday: 8 am to 12 noon Sunday: 6 pm to 10 pm Please note that the Library will be closed from Saturday, August 30th, Read more
The Library will close at noon on the following Fridays this summer: June 6, 13, 20, 27 July 18, 25 August 1
From May 6th through August 24th the Sanchez Library will operate on the following Summer Schedule: Monday–Friday: 8 am – 5 pm Saturday & Sunday: Closed The college will also be closed on the following days: Monday, May 26th – Memorial Day Friday, July 4th – Independence Day.
The Library will be open until 11 pm Sunday-Thursday from April 21 through April 24. April 27 though May 4, the Library will be open until Midnight. Friday and Saturday library hours will remain the same.
The Library will close at 10 pm Thursday, April 17th for the Easter Holidays and reopen at 7:30 am on Monday, April 21st.
The Wry Romance of the Literary Rectory is a series of delightful biographical vignettes of various literary families and how living in a rectory inspired their lives and their work. This ranges from actual ecclesiastical families such as the Tennysons or the Bensons, as well as families that moved Read more